Fuck The Reaper

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Re: Fuck The Reaper

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Post by 510freak » Sat Mar 21, 2015 8:49 am

Looks great so far :thumbs:
Taterhead » Tue Dec 08, 2015 6:35 am wrote:[quote="Taterhead » Mon Dec 07, 2015 2:41 pm


Sorry, I was channeling my inner flatcat.

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Re: Fuck The Reaper

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Post by draker » Sat Mar 21, 2015 9:22 am

Whatv a difference a clean layer of paint makes. Looks great!

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Re: Fuck The Reaper

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Post by DRIVEN » Wed Apr 01, 2015 5:39 am

Slowly making progress. Still don't love body work.
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Re: Fuck The Reaper

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Post by izzo » Wed Apr 01, 2015 5:14 pm

Wow man. Didn't know you were going to get in it like that. Thought some paint on the frame would have been all, this going for a show queen?
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Re: Fuck The Reaper

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Post by DRIVEN » Wed Apr 01, 2015 5:26 pm

I just want it nice. Honestly, once the body goes on most of it will be out of sight unless you're under it. On the other hand, it'll spend quite some time in the corner of my shop waiting for that body. At least when my buddies come by and give me shit about it not being done it'll look good.
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Re: Fuck The Reaper

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Post by DRIVEN » Sun Apr 26, 2015 6:22 am

Finally ready for primer. Spent waaay more time than I intended to.
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Post by K_trip » Mon Apr 27, 2015 7:55 am

Looking Good!
DRIVEN wrote:Spent waaay more time than I intended to.
Something tells me there will be no regrets ;)

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Post by izzo » Mon Apr 27, 2015 9:24 pm

Def worth the time man. Looks good, can't wait to see it finished.

Any word on the body parts? Or is that still a ways off.
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Post by DRIVEN » Tue Apr 28, 2015 5:26 am

Body still hasn't been touched.
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Re: Fuck The Reaper

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Post by DRIVEN » Sat May 30, 2015 4:59 am

DRIVEN » Sun Apr 26, 2015 7:22 am wrote:Finally ready for primer.
I lied. Still needed a few more hours. Then it got moved out of the booth so my brother could paint a BMW motorcycle. But then something happened...
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I know it was all black before but this time it's the actual chassis paint. It's not quite done yet but getting closer.
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Post by DRIVEN » Sun May 31, 2015 7:22 am

Last coat went on at 6:30 this morning. Should be able to move it to the other shop later tonight for assembly.
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Post by 510freak » Sun May 31, 2015 8:02 am

Looking great Jess
Taterhead » Tue Dec 08, 2015 6:35 am wrote:[quote="Taterhead » Mon Dec 07, 2015 2:41 pm


Sorry, I was channeling my inner flatcat.

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Post by DRIVEN » Sun May 31, 2015 8:12 am

Thanks, man. I'm excited to get back to it.
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Post by 510freak » Sun May 31, 2015 8:45 am

I bet you are !
Taterhead » Tue Dec 08, 2015 6:35 am wrote:[quote="Taterhead » Mon Dec 07, 2015 2:41 pm


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Post by DRIVEN » Mon Jun 15, 2015 5:50 pm

Photo update in the next few days. Plan to spend the next couple evenings doing detailing and assembly.
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Post by izzo » Tue Jun 16, 2015 8:31 pm

so so pretty
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Re: Fuck The Reaper

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Post by DRIVEN » Thu Jun 18, 2015 5:36 am

Frame got moved back to the shop for assembly but sat there untouched for a couple weeks.
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Started by hanging the pedal assembly and related pieces.
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Cleaned and painted all the front suspension parts before fitting then refitting. Just like on TV, nothing fits the same after it comes back from the paint shop. Still need to buy some hardware before I install the sway bar.
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Set it on the ground and dropped the engine and temporary transmission in place.
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Have family coming in to town this weekend so I'm not sure how soon I'll get to the rear suspension.
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Re: Fuck The Reaper

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Post by 510freak » Thu Jun 18, 2015 6:00 pm

:fyea:
Looking awesome Jess
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Sorry, I was channeling my inner flatcat.

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Re: Fuck The Reaper

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Post by DRIVEN » Thu Jun 18, 2015 6:24 pm

Thanks, dude. I'm falling in love all over again. Now I just need to start hoarding dollars and put the pressure on my live-in body man to get to work on his end of the deal.
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Re: Fuck The Reaper

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Post by 510freak » Thu Jun 18, 2015 7:13 pm

Good to hear the fire has rekindled :thumbs:
Cant wait to see moar updates :fyea:
Taterhead » Tue Dec 08, 2015 6:35 am wrote:[quote="Taterhead » Mon Dec 07, 2015 2:41 pm


Sorry, I was channeling my inner flatcat.

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